We’re all very happy that it’s finally spring. The return of the sun and lengthening of days is cheering us all up from our winter hibernation. Spring is a great time to clean your garage – and it’s also a great time to check out if it’s a good time to replace it in case it started malfunctioning during the long harsh winter. Here’s three reasons that spring is a great time to replace garage door in Chicago.
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If your Chicago garage houses valuable equipment, tools, or (presumably) your cars, it’s worth taking the extra steps to ensure its security. The majority of equipment kept inside garages can fetch for quite expensive prices on the black market, so it’s important to protect them from theft – especially considering how much easier in general it is to break into a garage than inside a home. Here’s how to keep your garage secure.
Some homeowners allow their garage door to stay open unattended. Big mistake. This can lead to burglaries and a host of awful situations. Here’s Garage Door Repair Chicago’s reasons you should never, ever, leave your garage door open.
Fires inside garages are no joke. Most garages contain tons of flammable items, from gasoline and antifreeze, to grease, rags, and wood. Many garages often contain additional heat sources like furnaces or water heaters – that can spark a fire as well. The way to keep your garage fireproof is to ensure that you maintain a collection of proper equipment, and always make smart tactical choices that can prevent fire. Here’s our guide to garage fire safety.